Issue details

Delivery of a Major Events Framework for Leeds

The report outlines a framework under which major events are either bid for or curated across the City and to requests authority to progress with arrangements to deliver the World Triathlon event in 2022.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 16/11/2021

Decision due: 15 Dec 2021 by Executive Board

Lead director: Director of City Development

Department: City Development

Contact: Matthew Sims, Head of Arts and Venues 0113 378 7172 Email:

Consultation process

Consultation took place over the summer of 2021 prior to the drafting of the report.


Consultation has taken place with the Executive Member for Economy, Culture and Education, across relevant LCC directorates as well as with external stakeholders such as Leeds Rhinos, Yorkshire County Cricket, Leeds University, Beckett University, Leeds BID and Culture Consortium Leeds.

Portfolio Holder: Executive Member for Economy, Culture and Education


Agenda items


  • The report to be issued to the decision maker with the agenda for the meeting